Judah Leib Zirelson, Rabbi (b. - 1941)

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Death: Died in Chisinau, Chisinau, Moldova
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Judah Leib Zirelson was killed in Kishinev on 17 July 1941, at the age of eighty one years old.

He was a member of the Rumanian Parliament from 1922, a Rumanian Senator from 1926, Chief Rabbi of Bessarabia, and leader of the Orthodox Jewry in Rumania.


The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 172

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July 17, 1941
Chisinau, Chisinau, Moldova